[vdr] LIRC and /dev/input/event2 together

Oliver Endriss o.endriss at gmx.de
Wed Jun 29 22:37:01 CEST 2005

Simon Baxter wrote:
> Can I use /dev/input/event2 with LIRC?
> If so, can I use irexec (with lirc) to macro some system calls while the 
> remote plugin (under VDR) is already running?
> I guess I'm asking, can LIRC and the remote plugin work simultaneously?
> I have a Happauge Nova-T with the card-connected IR receiver...

You should not use the Remote plugin and LIRC with the same input
device. (Of course, there is no problem if you have two different

So if you are running LIRC on /dev/input/event2, you should use LIRC to
control vdr.


VDR Remote Plugin available at

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